Irwin Heilner

Male14 May 1908–18 January 1991

Brief Life History of Irwin

When Irwin Heilner was born on 14 May 1908, in Montclair, Montclair Town, Essex, New Jersey, United States, his father, Julius Edward Heilner, was 30 and his mother, Genevieve Stern, was 16. He married Florence Kronhaus on 31 December 1946, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. He lived in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States in 1910. He died on 18 January 1991, in Montclair, Montclair Town, Essex, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Fair Lawn, Bergen, New Jersey, United States.

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Irwin Heilner
Florence Kronhaus
Marriage: 31 December 1946

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  • Irwin J S Heilner in household of Julius E Heilner, "United States Census, 1910"

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  • Marriage
    31 December 1946Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1909 · The NAACP is formed

    Age 1

    Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

    1913 · The Woolworth Building Opens as the Tallest Building in the World

    Age 5

    At 792 feet above Broadway, the Woolworth Building became the tallest building in the world and held the record for 17 years. The Woolworth Building was overshadowed by the Chrysler Building at 1,046 feet in 1930 and the Empire State Building at 1,454 feet in 1931. Retailer and mogul Frank W. Woolworth commissioned the Woolworth Building in 1910 with the intent of his namesake building to be the tallest in the world. The 13 million dollar project was financed in cash by Woolworth which allowed him freedoms in the design and construction of the ornate, gothic building. An opening ceremony was held on April 24, 1913 at which President Woodrow Wilson pressed a button from the White House and lit the historic building in New York City.


    Age 23

    The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

    Name Meaning

    German: topographic name, a variant of Heider .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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